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3201 Tremont Ave.
North Bend, OR 97459 | Map It
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Annual Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration

Sep 10 - Sep 11, 2022

Mill Luck Salmon Celebration Man With Salmon

The Annual Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration is a tribute to Native American and Coquille Tribal culture. Don’t miss this OUTDOOR FESTIVAL celebrating Native American and Coquille Tribal Culture.

The Traditional Salmon Bake meal will be served

Saturday, Sept 10 | 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday, Sept 11 | 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Presale tickets will go on sale August 23, 2022. Tickets will be available in Ko-Kwel Gifts and include a commemorative Salmon Celebration tee shirt (while supplies last). Guests may also purchase their meal at the meal tent during the event.

Meal Prices:

In Advance at Ko-Kwel Gifts (with T-shirt while supplies last)
$35 adult/$30 child

At Event Tent (T-shirt not included)
$27 adult/$20 child

The meal includes Salmon, brown rice with cranberries, and traditional Fry Bread with Huckleberry butter.

This fun-filled weekend is full of family events and entertainment.

  • Tribal canoe races

  • Outdoor tribal vendors and crafts (demonstrations and hands-on participation)

  • Traditional salmon bake meal

  • Live entertainment with authentic Native American dancing, drumming & flute playing

The Festival is located in the south parking lot outside The Mill Casino • Hotel. Bring the whole family for a great weekend of fun! Free to attend.

EVENT SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

7:30 PM - Fire Lighting Ceremony With Coquille Tribal Chief Dr. Jason Younker (Fire Pit – South End of the Hotel)

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

11:00 AM – 5:00 PM - Traditional Salmon Bake Meal (Salmon Pit) - South End of the Hotel

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM - CANOE RACES

  • Opening Prayer
  • Traditional Dugout Canoes
  • Journey Canoes
  • Youth Division
  • Women’s Division
  • Men’s Division
  • Mixed Division (Adults and Youth Mixed)

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM - NATIVE VENDORS, ARTISANS & DEMONSTRATIONS - South End of the Hotel

  • Demonstrations
  • Tribal Elders Frybread Booth
  • Flint Knapping Demonstration and Participation
  • Weaving Demonstration and Participation
  • Beading Demonstration and Participation
  • ODFW Live Salmon Display
  • Children’s Activities

ENTERTAINMENT TENT

  • 10:00 AM Native American Dancing & Drum Groups
  • 12:00 PM Native Flute
  • 1:00 PM Canoe Race Awards
  • 1:30 PM Native American Dancing & Drum Groups
  • 2:30 PM Native Flute
  • 3:30 PM Native American Dancing & Drum Groups

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM - Traditional Salmon Bake Meal (Salmon Pit) - South End of the Hotel

11:00 AM - CANOE EXHIBITION

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM - NATIVE VENDORS, ARTISANS & DEMONSTRATIONS – South End of the Hotel

ENTERTAINMENT TENT

  • 11:00 AM Native Flute
  • 12:00 PM Native American Dancing & Drum Groups
  • 1:30 PM Native Flute
  • 2:00 PM Native American Dancing & Drum Groups
  • 2:30 PM Release the Salmon into the Bay – ODFW (Beach Area)
3201 Tremont Ave.
North Bend, OR 97459 | Map It
800-953-4800 • 541-756-8800
(541) 269-0215
50 Central Ave, Coos Bay, OR 97420

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